Anchored by the print and digital magazine, published 15 times per year, Wine Spectator offers an exciting, insider’s view of the good life, including fine dining, wine, travel and entertaining.
WineSpectator.com features 320,000+ wine ratings, value picks, vintage charts, expert tips, news, restaurants with great wine lists, recipes, wine pairing advice, editors' blogs, videos and more.
The Wine Spectator brand also encompasses the WineRatings+ app, the Restaurant Wine List Awards and a series of signature events, including the Wine Experience and the Grand Tour.
The Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation has raised more than $20 million to support wine and food education and scholarship programs over the last 30 years. Foundation beneficiaries have included the University of California, Davis, Department of Viticulture & Ecology; the Culinary Institute of America; Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration; Sonoma State University’s Wine Business Institute; and Florida International University's Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.
Marvin R. Shanken is the founder and chairman of parent company M. Shanken Communications, Inc. whose roster also include lifestyle publications Cigar Aficionado and Whisky Advocate, and industry journals Shanken Impact Newsletter, Market Watch, and Shanken News Daily.